Batley Girls' High School
Tel: 01924 350080
Reporting Student Absence:
Please call 01924 350094 and listen to the options if you need to report a student absence.
For all queries, the contact in the first instance is:
Sanya Nawaz, PA to the Co-Heads
Information on this website is available on paper and in different formats free of charge upon request.
Julie Haigh, Co-Head
David Cooper, Co-Head
Pam Pickles, Chair of Governors
Gillian Hughes, Designated Safeguarding Lead
Emma Hodgson, SENDCo
If you have any correspondence for the Governors, please address this to:
The Chair of Governors, Mrs Pam Pickles, Batley Girls’ High School, Windmill Lane, Batley, West Yorkshire WF17 0LD
Please use the link in the Google map above to obtain specific directions.
As you pull off Windmill Lane, there are signs to visitor parking spaces in front of the school building (take your immediate right), including 2 accessible parking spaces. If the visitor spaces are all taken, please park at the rear of school, and walk round to main reception.
We share the site with Batley Tennis and Sports Centre so please show consideration for other users of the site. Please do not park on the double yellow lines or in other no parking areas at the entrance to both the school and the sports centre. You are welcome to park in the centre’s car park whilst you wait for your daughter.
Specific staff contacts:
Each year group has an assigned Pastoral Leader and an Achievement Leader. These key members of staff are ideal points of contact for any specific discussions or questions. Please ask for them by name when telephoning, or use the email addresses below.
For the academic year 2021/22, the Pastoral and Achievement contacts are shown below:
Claire Spiller (Y7 Pastoral Leader)
Katie Wood (Y7 Pastoral and Inclusion Support)
Laura Sawyer (Y7 Achievement Leader)
Jan Benson (Y8 Pastoral Leader)
Naadirah Ravat (Y8 Pastoral Leader and Inclusion Support)
Charlotte Dunkley (Y8 Achievement Leader)
Debbie Sykes (Senior Pastoral/Behaviour Lead Y9)
Emma McShane (Y9 Pastoral Leader)
Joanne McGregor (Y9 Pastoral Leader)
Rebecca Davies (Y9 Achievement Leader)
Debbie Sykes (Senior Pastoral/Behaviour Lead Y10)
Emma McShane (Y10 Pastoral Leader)
Joanne McGregor (Y10 Pastoral Leader)
Sophie Heslop (Y10 Achievement Leader)
Chloe Firth (Y11 Pastoral Leader)
Kathy Elrick (Y11 Pastoral and Inclusion Support)
Debbie Sykes (Y10-11 transition support)
HayleyTaylor (Y11 Achievement Leader)
Sixth Form: please see our BG6 partner site.
Sanam Ali (Respect Lead)
Safia Abed (Pastoral Support)
Michael Amos (Pastoral Support)
Adam Thorpe (KS5 Achievement Leader)
If you don't have the email address you require, please call the office number at the top of this page.
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